Pelvic + Tummy Tuck

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Can Tummy Tuck Change or Distort the Pelvic Area?

Is it possible for the pelvic anatomy to be distorted during Tummy Tuck, through the imbrication of the muscle and fascia? READ MORE

Tummy Tuck and Full Pelvic Reconstruction, What to Expect for TT Recovery?

I had full pelvic reconstruction at the same time as my tummy tuck (rectocele, bladder, hysterectomy, and vaginal prolapse) will my tt be as... READ MORE

Was told by surgeon that pulling abdominal muscles very tight during TT would not affect Pelvic Floor Prolapse Issues, true?

My obgyn and physical therapist said it would be okay that I have a tummy tuck despite some of my mild pelvic floor prolapse issues. During a consult... READ MORE

Does Having a Pelvic Kidney Preclude Me from Having a Tummy Tuck?

I have a pelvic kidney that relates to my unicornuate uterus. I do not know if it is a functioning or non-functioning kidney. Does this preclude me... READ MORE

Tummy tuck drains removed two days ago. Why is the burning sensation at the drain site getting worse?

I had the drains removed 5 days post op, and it is now two days later, and the burning on one of the holes has only gotten worse. The surrounding area... READ MORE

Skin under incision post TT looks green in some areas. Is this normal?

I am 11 days post tummy tuck. All of my incision has healed except above the pelvic area there is puss no fever and the skin is tender I think i... READ MORE

Separated Fascia in the Pelvic Area?

I've been told that I have separated the fascia tissue in my pelvic area (when I strained my groin). My adductor muscles are very tight and I think... READ MORE

Can the position of a tummy tuck scar be placed in the pelvic area as in within the "v"?

Basically I am wanting to know if the tummy tuck scar can be placed the pelvic area for a more seamless appearance, as in placing the scar where the... READ MORE

I am retaining fluid in my pelvic area and upper thighs after a Tummy tuck. Is this normal?

I had a tummy tuck 9 weeks ago. I am pleased with the results except I am retaining fluid in my pelvic area and upper thighs. Is this normal? What can... READ MORE

Shaving prior to surgery. Is it a good idea?

I am having a tummy tuck on the 14th of April, and I was curious (because I forgot to ask my doc) if I should shave the pelvic and vaginally area... READ MORE

What is the process of treating the scar tissue that I have post op TT? (photo)

It's been less then 4 months now since my TT and my PS says it's scar tissue that has hardened on my pelvic area. I guess I'd like some feedback about... READ MORE

How do I know if I ruptured my MR suteres? Is it normal not to feel tightness in my upper stomach two weeks post op? (photos)

I am two weeks post op and I had had to do some accidental straining while trying to get out of bed not sure if I messed up my MR but the tightness I... READ MORE

Can removing my roughly 20lbs of excess skin on my pelvic area help me to strengthen my pelvic instability?

I've had several surgeries on my lower spine, which includes plates and screws from previous fusions. I also have Radicular symptoms,... READ MORE

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